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In Memory of


Wife of John Harris of

Shelton in Bedfordshire

who departed this life

May the 19th 1803

Aged Sixty three


Jane was born about 1740. There is no indication yet as to where Jane was born or why she was buried at Desborough rather than Shelton, where she and John appear to have had at least one child, according to IGI.